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The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation is a private foundation based in Omaha, NE that was founded in 1964. As of 2019 they had $511 million in revenue and $2.3 billion in assets.

The Susan T. Buffett Foundation has offered scholarships to Nebraska students for more than 50 years. There are a limited number of scholarships, so the Foundation is unable to provide awards to all eligible candidates.

The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $31,538,771 to Population Services International (PSI) for "Project Support"; $20,787,577 to DKT International (DKT) for "Project Support"; $20,241,698 to Msi-Us for "Project Support"; $18,052,514 to Naf Hotline Fund (NAF) for "Project Support"; and $15,506,515 to Society of Family Planning Research Fund for "Project Support".

EIN:
47-6032365
City:
State:
Website:
Phone:
402-943-1383
Twitter:
Founded:
1964
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$511,206,837
Assets:
$2,364,881,506
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Form 990s for The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Aug 2, 2019990PFView PDF
2017-12Aug 23, 2018990PFView PDF
2016-12Sep 6, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-12Oct 3, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Jul 28, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$259,372,800
Investment income and dividends$3,933,450
Net rental income$49,794
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$238,307,141
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$9,399,523
Total revenues$511,206,837

Vendors for The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-06-15
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-15
████ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-08-02
███████ ██████████Project Consulting$2,711,1722018-12-01
████ ██ ███ ██████████ ██ ███████Project Consulting$3,846,1472018-12-01
██████████ ██ ████████Project Evaluation$2,479,4042018-12-01
████ █████████ █████Project Consulting$1,918,6692018-12-01
██████Project Consulting$1,860,0482018-12-01

Personnel at The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Allen GreenbergPresident$685,942Aug. 2, 2019
Melissa HowSecretary and Director Grants and Finance$265,190Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████Director International Program$415,735Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████Director Research and Eval$316,531Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████Director Scholarships$269,259Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Director U.s Programs$415,870Dec. 31, 2018

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25Howard G Buffett Foundation (HGBF)501(c)(3)$188 millionDecatur, IL